Blackpool Survivors

This is a list of known survivors of Blackpool Transport buses, showing their last known owner, status and sighting or report. 

Leyland Tiger (1)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast Sighting 
7FV9044  Leyland Tiger / Burlingham
tow wagon conversion 
Private Preserved   Restored      tbc

Leyland Titan PD2s/PD3s (19 - of which four note reported recently)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
246DFV146 PD2 / BurlinghamLTT Preservedunrestored 2017
300DFV146 PD2 / BurlinghamPrivate Preserved restoration 2017
346PFR346 PD2 / Met CamLTT Preservedrestoration 2017
351YFR351 PD3 / Met CamPrivate Preservedunrestored 2017
386CFR586C PD3 / Met CamNon PSV, St Didier Francestatic derelict 2007
387CFR587C PD3 / Met CamItaly (ID unconfirmed)static derelict 2011
390CFR590C PD3 / Met CamPrivate Preservedrestored 2016
398CFR598C PD3 / Met CamPrivate, Wetteren Belgiumnon psv xxxx
501HFR501E PD3 / Met CamPrivate Preservedrestored 2017
503HFR503E PD3 / Metro CammellStatic, Hollandstatic home 2017
511HFR511E PD3 / Metro CammellPrivate Preservedunrestored 2017
512HFR512E PD3 / Metro CammellPrivate Preservedrestored 2017
513HFR513E PD3 / Metro Cammell Private, Swedenunknown (*2016
516HFR516E PD3 / Metro CammellCatch 22 Busactive PSV2017
518HFR518E PD3 / Metro CammellChepstow Classic Busactive PSV2017
529LFR529F PD3 / Metro CammellLTT Preservedrestored 2017
532LFR532F PD3 / Metro CammellPrivate Preserved, USAunrestored 2016
540 LFR540G PD3 / Metro Cammell Private Preservedunrestored 2017
532DHC784E PD2 / East LancsSeaford and Districtactive PSV 2017
* 513 on Swedish registration database shown as PAC397, new owner certificate 07/07/2016, possibly with MVAP AB Varteg.

AEC Swift (2)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
554 PFR554H Swift/Marshall    Private Preserved     restored                     2017
570OFR970M Swift/MarshallLTT Preservedrestored but oou2017


Leyland Atlantean (18 of which 3 non reported recently)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
330URN330V Atlantean/East LancsLiddell Cumnock seat store 2011
334AHG334V Atlantean/East LancsLTT Preserved restored2017
350GHG350W Atlantean/East LancsDealer, Froshammess room 2013
353UHG353Y Atlantean/East LancsChessterfield 123
Preserved
restored2017
356A356HHGAtlantean/East LancsPlaybusplaybus in use2017
362A362HHGAtlantean/East LancsPrivate Preservedrestored2017
364B364UBVAtlantean/East LancsBlackpool Transport 
preserved
restored2017
137TKU469K Atlantean / NCMEPrivate Preserved restoration 2017
444NJI5504 Atlantean / NCMEPrivate Preserved restoration2017
445B75URNAtlantean / NCMEPrivate Preserved restored 2017
453WRH294JAtlantean / RoeSpark Social, San Franstatic2017
458ATD281J Atlantean / NCMELTT Preserved restoration2017
467ONF673RAtlantean / NCME Pilot Boat Inn Dulais    Playbus2016
468SRJ756RAtlantean / NCMEJersey showgroundcommentary box 2016
471OJI4371 Atlantean / NCMEPrivate Preservedrestored2017
474OJI4374 Atlantean / NCMEunknownsnack bar 2012
478HRN98NAtlantean / NCMEunknown*Playbus2015
479 HRN99NAtlantean / NCME Private Preservedunrestored/donor 2017
496XHG96V Atlantean / NCMEPrivate Preservedrestoration2017
* 478 left Haynes Motor Museum in 2015 and is on SORN - 


Leyland Nationals (2)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
543A543PCW National 2Kells Museum Ireland                  unrestored         2015
546CFM347SNationalprivate owner, Lowestoft stored 2017

Minibuses (6 of which 1 not reported recently)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
560D560YCWCity Pacer    Private Readingspares donor 2017
562D562YCWCity Pacerprivate owner, Blythe Static caravan2017
550E550GFR City Pacerprivate ownermobile caravan 2017
574F574RCWCity Pacerprivate ownerunknown2011
575F575RCWCity PacerLTT preservedrestored but oou              2017
589N589GRN MetroriderPrivate preservedrestored  2017


Routemasters (13 of which 1 not reported since 1999)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
521583CLT RoutemasterCatch 22 Busactive PSV 2017
522WLT848Routemaster Private preserved (London guise)restored2017
523627CLTRoutemaster Tower Transit Londonstored2017
524640CLTRoutemaster Cooper, Cramlingtonactive PSV2017
525650CLTRoutemaster Tower Transit Londonactive PSV2017
526735CLTRoutemaster Cooper, Cramlingtonstored2017
527WLT879Routemaster exported to Polandunknown1999
528357CLTRoutemaster London Bus Hire South Wales     active PSV2017
529ALD966B Routemaster London Bus Companyactive PSV        2017
530ALD989BRoutemaster Mardens, Benfleetactive PSV2017
531ALM71BRoutemaster Stagecoach Londonactive PSV2017
533ALM89BRoutemaster Stagecoach Londonactive PSV2017
534123CLTRoutemaster Autocars Five Oak Greenactive PSV 2017

Optare Delta (2)
NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
128K128UFV Optare DeltaPreston Bus (trainer)      withdrawn            2017
133H3FBTOptare Delta        Private Preserved restored2017

Olympians (7)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
374M374SCK Volvo Olympian/NCME Private Preservedoperational 2017
375M375SCKVolvo Olympian/NCME Blackpool Designconversion to
static library
2017
377 M377SCKVolvo Olympian/NCME NEET, Sunderland preservedoperational2017
401XAU701YLeyland Olympian/ECW Private Preservedunknown2015
411D367JJDLeyland Olympian/ECWEast Anglia Transport 
Museum
restoration2017
844D244FYMLeyland Olympian/ECW Alpine, Llandudnoticket office2017
849D149FYMLeyland Olympian/ECW Alpine, LlandudnoStored2017

Optare Excel (2)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
225T935EANExcel ex Reading Mortons, Basingstokeactive PSV, 
semi preserved 
2017
226T936EANExcel ex ReadingBlackpool Designstored2017

Metrobuses (2)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
864A964SYFMetrobusDouro Acima Transportes, Porto operational tbc
850EWF450VMetrobusGreysand Shipping Ltd, Cyprusoperational2016

Optare Solo (11)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
262V262HEC SoloYorkshire Tiger HalifaxActive PSV2017
264V264HECSoloYorkshire Tiger HalifaxActive PSV2017
267 V267HECSoloBlackpool Council Track Services mobile mess room2017
269V269HECSoloJohn's Blaenau as LIG1621Active PSV2017
271V271HECSolounknown as LIG1622Active PSv2017
272V272HECSoloHalton Transport as LIG1623Active PSV2017
273V273HECSolo  Star, Aylesbury as LIG1676Active PSV2017

274V274HECSolounknown dealerStored2017
276V276HECSoloHalton Transport as LIG1678Active PSV2017
281YG02FVTSoloThe Eden, Bishop AucklandStored SORN2017
282YG02FVUSoloThe Eden, Bishop AucklandActive PSV2017
284PN03UGHSoloPrivate PreservedStored2017
285YN04XYZSoloEasyway, Bridgend as BW53BUSActive PSV2017
251YN53ZWMSoloNewbury & District as C15TCLActive PSV2017
252YN53ZWPSoloNewbury & District as C16TCLActive PSV2017
253YN53ZWRSoloSwanbrook, CheltenhamActive PSV2017
254YN53ZWTSoloNewbury & District as C17TCLActive PSV2017
256YN53ZWVSoloNewbury & District as C18TCLActive PSV2017
258YN53ZWXSoloNewbury & District as C19TCLActive PSV2017
260YN53ZWZSoloNewbury & District as C20TCLActive PSV2017

Dennis Trident (7)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
333PN52XKF Trident/East LancsMortons, Basingstokeunder prep 2017
334PN52XKGTrident/East Lancs    Stockdale, Selby      active PSV       2017
335 PN52XKHTrident/East LancsMortons, Basingstoke under prep2017
336PN52XKJTrident/East LancsDews, Somershamactive PSV2017
337PN52XKKTrident/East LancsStockdale, Selbyactive PSV2017
342PL52XADTrident/East LancsVision Boltonactive PSV2017

Leyland Leopard (1)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
32PJI5632Leopard/Duple        Bell, Ashton      unknown, possibly static.
Is on SORN           
2012

Dennis Javelin (1)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
27R927TFRJavelin/Marco Polo Kearney, Cork 98TS3522       operational 2013